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Headless Elephants
American Spectator, by Scott McKay

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Posted By:SpeedMaster, 7/29/2014 7:23:17 AM

Last week, amid alarm bells going off in Gaza, Ukraine, and on the Texas border, and while he golfed and attended campaign fundraisers, President Barack Obama saw his approval rating as measured by Gallup drop to 39 percent. Some 54 percent of the venerable polling firm’s respondents registered active disapproval of the president’s job performance, an indication that America is coming to a consensus around the idea that Obama is a failure in office. This comes with a flurry of mainstream media reports speculating that Obama has checked out of his job, and a growing acceptance of the narrative that the

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I do not think the base will forgive Mississippi, which showed Republicans can not be trusted if they do take the Senate. I will vote accordingly.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: StormCnter, 7/29/2014 7:27:35 AM     (No. 9944162)

Yes, so you have told us, over and over, OP. Your choice. Your mistake.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ruready?, 7/29/2014 7:32:49 AM     (No. 9944169)

The Tea Party in quite intact and it is the GOP that is missing part of their anatomy, but I don´t think it´s their head.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nonsense, 7/29/2014 7:56:20 AM     (No. 9944194)

FTA: "Republicans need to take back the Senate, and they need to take it back with candidates who are both competent legislators and principled conservatives".

Doesn´t this sentence from the article say it all. It has never been more important to vote out all the Rinos who are not competent and not principled. If they were Conservatives, we would not be in such great political danger.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pros7767, 7/29/2014 8:01:13 AM     (No. 9944198)

The RNC is done. They can get their money from big business and the Chamber of Commerce. Those are the only people they care about.

As for the rest of us, WTP now support individual candidates with what little money we have left that hasn´t been stolen and wasted by the politicians in DC.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 7/29/2014 8:52:42 AM     (No. 9944272)

I probably got one of the letters McKay talked about, but I wouldn´t know. Anything from the RNC, RNSC, and RNCC gets thrown unopened into the trash.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: oh-heck, 7/29/2014 12:10:09 PM     (No. 9944623)

The GOP has a Central Committee, just like the Communist Party in all socialist democracies. They collect donations and tell the rest of the party their preferred candidates. Their problem is that the grass roots are ignoring them. Underfunded grass roots candidates are beating their candidates in primaries. And now the immigration surge, which they have been paid to accommodate, is hugely unpopular. We don´t need them. We will vote for the GOP candidate over a Dem but we will give our contributions directly to the candidate and make known we will throw them out in the next election if they listen to the party instead of us.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 7/29/2014 12:20:28 PM     (No. 9944641)

The RNC considers Conservatives like me bigger threats than the dems.

I want a smaller federal government with significantly reduced spending. I want the EPA tightly constrained or even eliminated. I want our energy sector to be freed to get us to energy independence and the Keystone pipeline approved. I want the IRS leashed and subject to MAJOR oversight. I want political agents in the IRS FIRED. I want our Country´s border to mean something. I want the current waves of ILLEGAL immigrants OUT, now. I am willing to consider some path to citizenship for illegals that have a long term presence in the country and a clean record. I want government OUT of the business subsidy business, of ALL kinds including agriculture. I want a vast reduction in government regulation of business. I want the free market to be free again. I want law and fact, instead of emotion and whim, to reign in our courts. I want the US to have a strong and respected presence on the world stage. I want us to be rock solid allies of Israel.

The RNC stands for almost NONE of this and talks about any of it like it distasteful. Yet these are the elements of the foundation of our society and country. The RNC has become as unprincipled as the dems. Perhaps headless would be better that an RNC with brain cancer.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 7/29/2014 7:28:40 PM     (No. 9945318)

Yeah, OP, nobody else but the cheerleaders are allowed to have opinions that they ´have told us, over and over´.

So please stop posting any more opinions on separate threads, unless they tout the GOP establishment, call Palin and Limbaugh entertainers, or slam Cruz and the Tea Party. In those cases, your repeated opinions are more than welcome.

Got it?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/29/2014 8:03:59 PM     (No. 9945363)

I will consider my vote for the Republican Senate candidate as a vote AGAINST Harry Reid.
Getting him out will be sweet. THEN I intend to hold my Senator´s feet to the fire for his/her entire term. I will be keeping score, and if this person does NOT stand for my conservative views, he will be replaced at the next election.

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